An A-Z Guide To The Search For Plato's Atlantis

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  • NEWS September 2023

    NEWS September 2023

    September 2023. Hi Atlantipedes, At present I am in Sardinia for a short visit. Later we move to Sicily and Malta. The trip is purely vacational. Unfortunately, I am writing this in a dreadful apartment, sitting on a bed, with access to just one useable socket and a small Notebook. Consequently, I possibly will not […]Read More »
  • Joining The Dots

    Joining The Dots

    I have now published my new book, Joining The Dots, which offers a fresh look at the Atlantis mystery. I have addressed the critical questions of when, where and who, using Plato’s own words, tempered with some critical thinking and a modicum of common sense.Read More »

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Mattingly, Alan

Alan Mattingly is the author of Plato’s Atlantis and the Sea Peoples: A Review of Context and Evidence [1948]. I have been unable to find any information about him, which is unfortunate as I consider this one of the best Atlantis-related books to be published in quite some time. Currently, it is just available as a Kindle ebook.

Mattingly offers a carefully constructed forensic examination of Plato’s text and cautiously concludes that Atlantis lay in the region of the Gulf of Gabes with some of the Sea Peoples occupying territory between there and the western approaches to the Nile Delta.